Categorized as: Coaching Ourselves

In Open Leadership – Charlene Li

“Be open, be transparent, be authentic are the current leadership mantras – but companies often push back. Traditionally, business is premised on the concept of control and yet the new world order demands openness”. (p1) Ms. Li provides why open leadership is so very important as the social technologies are spurning the transparency within organizations. I truly believe after the last several years of complete disregard for law and order and regulations of greed would be helpful if our organizational leadership took the ideology of letting go of the command and control style of management and were more transparent in their communications with their staffs. This situation could be our next tipping point to open leadership and be the commencement of a new beginning. It truly is a tall task, …